Over the weekend, Rinku Singh became the first ever citizen of India to appear in a professional baseball game here in these United States, as the GCL Pirates lost to the GCL Yankees in Bradenton, FL. He gave up three hits and a run in one inning pitched, but said he felt good after finally making his debut, which was kindly uploaded to the YouTubes:
Later, Dinesh Patel made his grand entrance into the game and threw a gem of an inning: nine pitches, seven strikes, one ground out, one fly out and one strikeout. Here's the big ground ball out that I'm certain the Rockies are taking note of today:
Congratulations to our boys for making their big rookie league debut! The future is bright! GAZAB!